Energy-saving improvements can deliver a triple benefit for lodging operators.
Besides helping you control costs, many cost-effective upgrades also improve guest comfort and reduce maintenance. We give you the key, with expert advice, resources and energy-saving programs tailored to your needs.
The hospitality industry faces special energy management challenges. Facilities are often active 24 hours a day, with multiple buildings that provide a variety of services, including food service. In addition, guest behavior has a major impact on energy use.
Strategic energy management can reduce costs and increase guest satisfaction. A 10 percent reduction in energy costs is equivalent to increasing revenue per available room or RevPAR by $0.60 for limited service hotels and by more than $2 for full-service hotels1.
1Source: ENERGY STAR®
How We Can Help
Your hospitality facilities in Connecticut can take advantage of a number of energy efficiency and renewable energy programs funded through the Connecticut Energy Efficiency Fund and the Connecticut Green Bank. In particular, many hotels are good candidates for the Commercial Clothes Washer Rebate. Renewable energy systems also can help lower and stabilize your energy costs and differentiate your business from the competition. In addition to cash incentives and financing options, you can benefit from the full-service energy efficiency program Small Business Energy Advantage.
To find smart energy options that are right for you, please visit our Find a Solution page, or see a list of popular choices below.